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August 30, 2021
Walk for PI

Donor Spotlight: Woody Hutsell

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Woody Hutsell first learned about the Immune Deficiency Foundation (IDF) in 2000 after going through multiple years of repeat sinus infections. Due to the sinus infections, Woody was prescribed numerous antibiotics causing a spike in his liver enzymes.

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August 24, 2021
Advocacy, Education

IDF School Resources Empower Parents

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This school year – faced with a pandemic that shows no signs of slowing – parents must plan more carefully than they ever have before as their children return to school. Check out this list of IDF resources designed to empower parents as they transition their children back into an educational setting.

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August 23, 2021
Community

Green Drinks Support Good Health

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Mother of three sons with X-linked immunoglobulinemia, Tamar Henry says that green drinks and smoothies with lots of fruits and veggies help keep her sons healthy. 

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August 17, 2021
SCID, SCID Compass

Study Explores SCID Newborn Screening And Cognitive Outcomes

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Newborn screening for severe combined immunodeficiency saves the lives of babies with SCID. But could it also help prevent poor neurodevelopmental outcomes? Learn how researchers from the PIDTC and IDF’s SCID Compass program are studying this question in a collaborative study.

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August 13, 2021
Awareness, Community, Education, Patients, PI

Third Vaccine Dose Recommended for Immunocompromised

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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has amended the emergency use authorizations (EUAs) for an additional COVID-19 mRNA vaccine dose (Pfizer and Moderna) for certain immunocompromised individuals.

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